Topic: job cuts

Pfizer sign

3. Pfizer

Pfizer totted up a list of accomplishments and milestones in 2018, besides the fact that it managed to eke out growth of about 2% for the year. It reorganized into three business units, for instance, reviving talk of an eventual generics spinoff and setting up its consumer health business for easier disposal.

9. Bayer

As Bayer completed the gigantic Monsanto crop science buyout in summer 2018, it started a large overhaul that will cut its animal health business, some consumer health brands and 10% of its workforce.